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Tucker's staff starting to take shape with CU Buffs

Served on Georgia's staff most recently
12/10/2018 04:44 PM MST
Colorado head football coach Mel Tucker is quickly putting together his coaching staff, and it will include several familiar faces. 
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Kennedy Leonard hits assist milestone as CU Buffs top Navy
12/10/2018 09:43 AM MST - Shortly after the Navy women's basketball team had drained another 3-pointer to cut into the Colorado lead in the closing minutes Sunday, the Buffaloes went on the move. Full Story

Buffs' Laviska Shenault has surgery, named team MVP
12/09/2018 05:19 PM MST - Colorado receiver Laviska Shenault recently had surgery on the turf toe injury that kept him out of three games late in the season, so he will not participate in spring practices for the Buffaloes. Full Story

Recent defensive woes cause for concern as CU basketball hits the road
12/10/2018 11:15 AM MST - It's no secret Tad Boyle loves to preach defense. This past week even his boss, athletic director Rick George, joined that chorus, espousing his belief that defense wins championships as he introduced new football coach Mel Tucker. Full Story

Rooney: Return to The Pit a reminder of lost potential, hope for future with CU Buffs basketball
12/08/2018 08:40 PM MST - Tad Boyle remembers. For the first time since posting what remains the only NCAA Tournament win of his tenure as the Colorado men's basketball team, Boyle will take his Buffaloes to The Pit, the historic arena at the University of New Mexico, on Tuesday night. Full Story

Tyler Bey showing signs of becoming double-double machine for CU Buffs hoops
12/09/2018 12:10 PM MST - Almost two months ago, when Tyler Bey was asked about his personal expectations during the Colorado men's basketball team preseason media day, the sophomore forward joked that all he needs to do is score 20 points and grab 10 rebounds every night. Full Story

CU Buffs' Drew Lewis headed to East-West Shrine Game
12/08/2018 06:18 PM MST - Colorado linebacker Drew Lewis has accepted an invitation to play in the 94th East-West Shrine Game on Jan. Full Story

Chat replay: Pat Rooney discusses CU basketball (Dec. 7, 2018)
12/07/2018 02:14 PM MST - BuffZone.com beat writer Pat Rooney takes questions and leads a discussion on University of Colorado Buffaloes basketball and more. Full Story

Former CU hoops assistant Steve McClain returns as leader of UIC Flames
12/07/2018 03:26 PM MST - In the spring of 2010, following a three-year stint as an assistant at Colorado under head coach Jeff Bzdelik, Steve McClain was one of the finalists to take over the CU men's basketball program when Bzdelik left for Wake Forest. Full Story

CU women's basketball preview: Navy
12/08/2018 03:19 PM MST - CU women's basketball preview: Navy Full Story

Mya Hollingshed's career night lifts CU women's basketball past San Jose State
12/06/2018 10:34 PM MST - Between the glaring size advantage enjoyed by Colorado and the nuances of the zone defense employed by San Jose State, Mya Hollingshed found plenty of open space in the paint Thursday night. Full Story

CU took time, but landed 'best choice' for football coach
12/06/2018 06:27 PM MST - About three hours into his first meeting with Mel Tucker, Colorado athletic director Rick George realized he had not asked a single question. Full Story

CU football notes: Mel Tucker aims to strengthen Buffs' recruiting connections
12/06/2018 06:27 PM MST - Mel Tucker has gained a reputation for being a top-notch recruiter, and the Colorado Buffaloes' new head football coach is hoping to continue landing great talent in his new job. Full Story

Video - Analysis of CU Buffs hiring head coach Mel Tucker
12/06/2018 05:10 PM MST - Buffzone.com beat writer Brian Howell joins Adam Munsterteiger of BuffStampede to talk about Colorado's hiring of head football coach Mel Tucker. Full Story

Mel Tucker's family well-versed in art of settling in
12/06/2018 04:45 PM MST - First things first. The given name of the wife of the man tasked with turning around the Colorado football program is JoEllyn. Full Story

CU Buffs' Mel Tucker hopes to have staff hired 'in short order'
12/05/2018 09:05 PM MST - Now that he is officially the head coach of the Colorado football team, Mel Tucker has to assemble a coaching staff. Full Story

Former coaches, players excited for Mel Tucker's chance to lead CU Buffs
12/05/2018 07:03 PM MST - During a coaching career that has taken him to various stops in college and the NFL over the course of the last 20 years, Mel Tucker has gained a great deal of respect for his character and ability to teach the game. Full Story

Evan Battey's passing skills adding dimension to CU basketball's attack
12/05/2018 02:51 PM MST - It wasn't difficult to pick Evan Battey out of the crowd on any court in high school or on the AAU circuit. Full Story

Quinessa Caylao-Do excelling during junior season with CU women's basketball
12/05/2018 02:16 PM MST - Just below her right collarbone, Quinessa Caylao-Do has a tattoo that serves as a daily reminder. Full Story

NCAA penalizes Oregon for hoops, track and field violations
12/05/2018 12:55 PM MST - The NCAA has imposed two years of probation on Oregon after finding the school violated rules related to the men's and women's basketball teams and the track and field program. Full Story

High-scoring offense a team-wide affair for CU men's basketball
12/04/2018 10:53 PM MST - The Colorado men's basketball team is putting up points at an impressive clip. What perhaps is even more impressive is the Buffaloes aren't leaning heavily on any one player to get the job done. Full Story

Pac-12 football awards and all-conference team
12/04/2018 09:11 PM MST - Pac-12 football awards and all-conference team Full Story

CU Buffs receiver Laviska Shenault named to All-Pac-12 first team
12/04/2018 04:44 PM MST - Despite missing three full games with an injury, Colorado's Laviska Shenault did enough to impress the coaches in the Pac-12 Conference. Full Story

CU Buffs men's basketball to face Dayton in Chicago in 2019
12/04/2018 02:32 PM MST - If not for a series of coaching changes that ultimately altered the course of his recruitment, Colorado point guard McKinley Wright would have been a member of the Dayton Flyers. Full Story

CU Buffs' 2019 football schedule released
12/04/2018 01:54 PM MST - Colorado has released its football schedule for 2019, and it includes a pair of old rivals and three of the Pac-12's top teams coming to Boulder. Full Story

Rooney: Mel Tucker checks some boxes, raises some questions for CU Buffs
12/01/2018 07:49 PM MST - Rick George apparently has found his man. Whether Mel Tucker is the right man remains to be seen. Full Story

Urban Meyer to retire as Ohio State football coach after Rose Bowl
12/04/2018 01:08 PM MST - <p>Ohio State says Urban Meyer will retire after the Rose Bowl and assistant Ryan Day will be the next head coach.</p>  Full Story

Pac-12 notes: Despite near-miss by Stanford, league still seeking big wins
12/03/2018 07:10 PM MST - The Pac-12 Conference still is lagging behind its national peers four weeks into the 2018-19 season. But Stanford very nearly cut the gap Saturday. Full Story

Deleon Brown bringing the D for CU men's basketball
12/03/2018 05:13 PM MST - Necessity became the mother of invention late last spring for Deleon Brown. During that time, Brown was recovering from a broken left hand that sidelined him the final eight games of the 2017-18 season for the Colorado men's basketball team.  Full Story

CU frosh Tuitele earns Pac-12 weekly honor
12/03/2018 05:10 PM MST - Colorado's Peanut Tuitele was named Pac-12 women's basketball freshman of the week on Monday.  Full Story

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Are car keys a thing of the past?

The furor over General Motors' deadly ignition switch has the potential to doom the car key, a technology drivers have been using for 65 years. Full Story
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Famous bidders lining up to buy Clippers

Billionaires, entertainers and athletes alike announced their intentions to pursue the Los Angeles Clippers with varying degrees of seriousness Wednesday, proving the longtime losers will be quite a prize if the NBA is able to wrest control of the team away from Donald Sterling after his lifetime ban for racist remarks. Full Story
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Louis CK is back and grumpier than ever

Louie, who (like Louis) is a New York comic and a divorced father of two daughters, knows struggle and angst and cloudy wonderment. He views life through eyes with a stricken look, dwelling in a state of comfortable dread. Full Story